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National Museum of American Jewish History

Preserving and interpreting the American Jewish experience

101 S. Independence Mall East
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: architecture, attractions, center city, congregation mikveh israel, historic philadelphia, independence mall, jewish museums, judaica, museums, national museum of american jewish history, old city, sacred places,
Creating Camelot: The Kennedy Photography Of Jacques Lowe at the National Constitution Center

Intimate images of the Kennedy family

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: arts, attractions, events, exhibitions, independence mall, museums, national constitution center, old city, spring events, summer eents, winter events,
Penn Museum

Unearthing the riches of the world’s cultural heritage

3260 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: University City, West Tags: history museums, museums, penn museum, philadelphia, philadelphia museums, the university of pennsylvania museum of archaeology and anthropology, university city, university museums, university of pennsylvania,
Horace Pippin: The Way I See It at the Brandywine River Museum of Art

The first major Pippin exhibition in the U.S. in two decades

100 Creek Rd
U.S. Route 1 and PA 100
Chadds Ford, PA 19317

Neighborhood: Tags: african american art, brandywine river museum, brandywine river museum of art, chadds ford, chester county, events, exhibitions, horace pippin, museums, spring events, summer events,
William Glackens at
the Barnes Foundation

Comprehensive exhibition of influential painter and friend to Dr. Barnes

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: art, barnes foundation, benjamin franklin parkway, events, exhibitions, fall events, museums, william glackens, winter events,
National Constitution Center

The world’s only museum dedicated to the U.S. Constitution

525 Arch Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Center City East, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Independence National Historical Park, Old City Tags: american constitution, art of the american soldier, exhibitions, family friendly, for kids, historic attractions, historic district, historic philadelphia, history, independence mall, independence national historical park, museums, national constitution center, ncc, old city, open mondays, philadelphia museums, political history,
Cézanne Uncovered: Two Sketches Revealed Through Conservation at The Barnes Foundation

Never-before-seen sketches on view for a limited time

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, attractions, barnes foundation, benjamin franklin parkway, cézanne uncovered: two sketches revealed through conservation, exhibitions, logan square, museums, spring events, the barnes foundation,
New Hall Military Museum

A history of America’s early aversion to, but respect for, military entanglements

320 Chestnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: center city, historic philadelphia, history, history museums, independence national historical park, military museums, museums, new hall military museum, old city,
Ink and Gold: Art of the Kano at the
Philadelphia Museum of Art

Unprecedented collection of Japanese artwork only on view in Philadelphia

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: art museums, art of the kano, events, exhibitions, japan, japanese art, museums, philadelphia museum of art, winter events,
Bloomsday at the Rosenbach

A weeklong celebration of James Joyce’s Ulysses

2008-2010 Delancey Place Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Rittenhouse Square Tags: bloomsday at the rosenbach, events, festivals, libraries, museums, rittenhouse square, spring events, spring festivals, the rosenbach museum and library,
Represent: 200 Years of African American Art at the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Celebration of compelling works from innovative African American artists

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: african american art, benjamin franklin parkway, events, exhibitions, museums, philadelphia museum of art, spring events, winter events,
Body Worlds: Animal Inside Out at the Franklin Institute

A striking and rare look at the anatomy of the animal kingdom

222 N. 20th Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: animals, benjamin franklin parkway, body worlds, events, exhibitions, fall events, franklin institute, museums, winter events,
Chocolate: The Exhibition at the Academy of Natural Sciences

Indulge your sweet tooth at an exhibit about everyone’s favorite candy

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin parkway, chocolate: the exhibition, exhibitions, exhibits, logan square, museums, the academy of natural sciences,
Great Tour of Philadelphia

Free, 12-hour walking tour past more than 200 city attractions

Starts at the National Constitution Center 525 Arch Street Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Center City East, Market East / Convention Center, Old City, Society Hill Tags: attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, events, fall events, great tour, great tour of philadelphia, historic philadelphia, market east, museums, old city, tours,
The Franklin Institute

One of the oldest and most beloved science museums in the country

222 N. 20th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: benjamin franklin, family friendly, family friendly philadelphia, for kids, imax theater, logan square, museums, open mondays, parkway museums, philadelphia, philadelphia science museum, planetarium, science museums, the franklin, the franklin institute,
Terror Behind the Walls

Premier haunted house in Philadelphia’s historic prison

Eastern State Penitentiary N. 22nd Street and Fairmount Avenue Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Fairmount Tags: eastern state penitentiary, halloween, museums, terror behind the walls, tours,
Bug Fest at the
Academy of Natural Sciences

Weekend celebration of the creepy, crawly world of insects

1900 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19103

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: academy of natural sciences, benjamin franklin parkway, bug fest, drexel university, events, family friendly, museums, summer events,
Making A Classic Modern:
Frank Gehry’s Master Plan for
the Philadelphia Museum of Art

Learn more about the major renovation and expansion the for city’s iconic structure

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, events, exhibitions, frank gehry, making a classic modern, museums, philadelphia museum of art, renovation, summer events,
Schuylkill River Heritage Center at Phoenixville

A 120-year-old building repurposed to highlight Phoenixville’s Iron and Steel legacy

2 N. Main St.
Phoenixville, PA 19460

Neighborhood: Tags: attractions, chester county, museums, phoenix iron & steel, phoenixville, schuylkill river heritage center,
The Stoogeum

World’s only museum dedicated to Moe, Larry, Curly and even Shemp

904 SHEBLE LANE
AMBLER, PA 19477

Neighborhood: Tags: ambler, attractions, montgomery county, museums, the stoogeum, three stooges,
Granite Hill

A premier restaurant inside the Philadelphia Museum of Art

2601 Benjamin Franklin Pkwy Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: dining, fairmount, granite hill, museums, philadelphia museum of art, restaurants,
Native American Voices:
The People—Here and Now

Challenging preconceptions of Native American culture at the Penn Museum

3260 South Street Philadelphia, PA 19104

Neighborhood: University City Tags: events, exhibitions, history, museums, native american voices, penn museum, spring events, summer events, university of pennsylvania, winter events,
Yinka Shonibare MBE: Magic Ladders
at the Barnes Foundation

Groundbreaking new exhibition examining history, race, slavery and commerce

2025 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: art museums, arts, barnes foundation, events, exhibitions, magic ladders, museums, winter events, yinka shonibare mbe,
Philadelphia Museum of Art

Third-largest art museum in the country and a must-see attraction

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square, Fairmount Tags: art museums, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, parkway museums, philadelphia, philadelphia museum of art,
Museum at the Chemical Heritage Foundation

Exploring the impact of science and technology

315 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Old City Tags: chemical heritage foundation, chf, historic philadelphia, making modernity, museums, old city, philadelphia museums, science museums,
Benjamin Franklin Parkway

Philadelphia’s most artistic mile

Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: academy of natural sciences, attractions, benjamin franklin parkway, museums, must see philly, outdoors, philadelphia museum of art, rodin museum, the barnes foundation, the franklin institute, top picks,
KAWS @ PAFA

Influential pop artist transforms Historic Landmark Building

128 North Broad Street
Philadelphia, PA 19102

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Avenue of the Arts, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, events, exhibitions, fall events, kaws, logan square, museums, pafa, pennsylvania academy of the fine arts,
Barbara Chase-Riboud : The Malcolm X Steles

Massive works inspired by Malcolm X from Philadelphia-born artist

2600 Benjamin Franklin Parkway Philadelphia, PA 19130

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Benjamin Franklin Parkway / Logan Square Tags: arts, barbara chase riboud, events, exhibitions, malcolm x, museums, philadelphia museum of art, sculpture, with art,
Benjamin Franklin Museum

Revitalized museum dedicated to the life and legacy of America’s favorite Renaissance man

317 Chestnut Street Philadelphia, PA 19106

Neighborhood: Center City Philadelphia, Historic District, Historic Philadelphia, Old City Tags: attractions, benjamin franklin, benjamin franklin house, ghost house, historic attractions, historic philadelphia, history, museums, old city,
Paul Robeson House Museum

Historic home of local Civil Rights leader

4951 Walnut Street
Philadelphia, PA 19139

Neighborhood: Tags: african american, attractions, historic houses, history, museums, paul robeson, paul robeson house museum, spruce hill, west philadelphia,
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